Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!

How to Paint and Stencil a Barn Door

Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space.

DIFFICULTY: Easy

Overview

Barn doors are quickly becoming a hot home improvement trend! When we think of barn doors, we usually think of exterior doors, but you can easily complete this project on an interior barn door too!

1

Select paint color

To start, choose your paint color. This rustic red really gets us in the fall mood! Doesn't it make you think of autumn leaves and pumpkin patches?

Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!
2

Prep sprayer

Next, apply a smooth, flawless finish with the Wagner FLEXiO 5000 paint sprayer. The paint sprayer is great for big projects like this, plus it provides a professional look.

Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!
3

Select correct nozzle for project

The FLEXiO 5000 comes with two spray nozzles: An iSpray nozzle for broad surfaces and a Detail Finish Nozzle for fine finishing. Since we had to paint a broad space and cover the entire barn siding, we used the iSpray nozzle.

Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!
4

Apply stencil

Add a stenciled pattern to your barn door for added flair and eye-intrigue! Stencils come in all shapes, sizes and styles so the possibilities are endless!

Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!
5

Enjoy

Enjoy your freshly refinished barn door!

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Jump on the latest home improvement trend by adding a rustic barn door to your living space. Add a touch of personality by painting a stencil pattern too!
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